Victorine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Victorine A woman's fur tippet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n victorine A fur tippet having long narrow ends, worn by women.
    • n victorine A kind of peach.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Victorine vik-tō-rēn′ a kind of fur tippet worn by ladies: a variety of peach.
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Usage

In literature:

Victorine was expected, Victor came.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14" by Elbert Hubbard
So did little Victorine.
"A Diversity of Creatures" by Rudyard Kipling
Her maid, Victorine, was with her, the baby on her knee.
"The Passenger from Calais" by Arthur Griffiths
Yates, Mrs., in "Victorine," 507.
"Records of a Girlhood" by Frances Ann Kemble
Seeing that her mother was busy, she took her doll, Helena Margaret Constance Victorine, in her arms, and talked the matter over with her.
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Nov 1877-Nov 1878" by Various
In the sequel, Victorine was surprised at the beauty of the thoughts in Lilias' exercise, as well as the correctness of the language.
"Mrs Whittelsey's Magazine for Mothers and Daughters" by Various
There were also on board some Sisters of Charity from St. Louis, one of them Sister Victorine, a sister of Mrs. Louis Robert.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
I fear," exclaimed Victorine, sorrowfully, "alas!
"The Young Lord and Other Tales to which is added Victorine Durocher" by Camilla Toulmin
Victorine, our new general, is a Belgian refugee.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, December 30, 1914" by Various
Fraeulein Victorine's face puzzled me still more.
"The Romance of the Canoness" by Paul Heyse
The Count was to be chairman, with Victorine as deputy.
"The Breaking of the Storm, Vol. I." by Friedrich Spielhagen
Some very good incidental music to this play was written by +Victorin de Joncieres+ for Alexandre Dumas and Paul Meurice's version.
"Shakespeare and Music" by Christopher Wilson
Happening to turn round his head, he betrayed to me, on the first glance, the features of the Count Victorin!
"The Devil's Elixir" by E. T. A. Hoffmann
One thing only he omitted: how Victorine had spoken of her mother's betrayer.
"The Chief Justice" by Karl Emil Franzos
Canst thou not think on Victorin?
"The Devil's Elixir" by E. T. A. Hoffmann
It was sent me by my regretted friend Victorin Joncieres, the well-known composer of music.
"Mysterious Psychic Forces" by Camille Flammarion
Poor Victorine, condemned to die a maid, unless some clever surgeon performed the same operation that was undergone by Mdlle.
"The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, Vol. IV (of VI), "Adventures In The South" The First Complete and Unabridged English Translation, Illustrated with Old Engravings" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
It is Victorine, my lady's maid, with her bonnet-ribbons flaunting all the colors of the rainbow.
"The Incendiary" by W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
When a visitor appeared, Miss Rosalie would call Victorine.
"The Surprises of Life" by Georges Clemenceau
Why, Victorine, where can papa be?
"Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty" by J. W. de Forest
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In news:

Roger LaLonde Staff Immokalee's Jummy Victorin scoops a low throw in barely getting into the end zone for the Inidans third touchdown with 1:53 left in the game.
Jackson, LB Mackenro Alexander, WR Jummy Victorin.
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